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<br /> COMMUNITY<br /> THE PHILANTHROPIC<br /> MAGAZINE OF<br /> HARPER COLLEGE <br /> CATALYST<br /> THE PROMISE OF A BRIGHTER FUTURE<br /> FALL 2017<br /> CELEBRATING OUR PROUD PAST<br /> AS WE LOOK TO OUR STRONG FUTURE.<br /> MOTOROLA SOLUTIONS<br /> AWARD FOR EXCELLENCE<br /> RECIPIENTS NAMED<br /> BASCH FAMILY<br /> HONORS HARPER WITH<br /> A LEGACY GIFT<br /> 50TH ANNIVERSARY GALA<br /> THANK YOU AND RECAP<br /> WELCOME LETTER FROM<br /> LAURA BROWN<br /> VICE PRESIDENT AND CHIEF<br /> ADVANCEMENT OFFICER<br /> ADVANCEMENT/FOUNDATION<br /> This issue of the Catalyst is dedicated on highlighting Harper<br /> College’s 50th anniversary and the Educational Foundation’s<br /> Proud Past of achievements. There are two very significant<br /> years in our rich history which have established our directions<br /> and outline our road for success–1967 when Harper College<br /> opened its doors to the community and 1973 when the<a title="23496 FNDN_mag_Catalyst_Fall_2017lowres page 1" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1d012227?page=1"> COMMUNITY THE PHILANTHROPIC MAGAZIN</a> <a title="23496 FNDN_mag_Catalyst_Fall_2017lowres page 2" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1d012227?page=2"> WELCOME LETTER FROM LAURA BROWN VICE PRESIDENT A</a> <a title="23496 FNDN_mag_Catalyst_Fall_2017lowres page 3" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1d012227?page=3"> HONORING OUR PROUD PAST CONGRATULATIONS TO THE 2</a> <a title="23496 FNDN_mag_Catalyst_Fall_2017lowres page 4" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1d012227?page=4"> PROUD PAST A LOOK BACK AT THE HISTORY OF THE EDU</a> <a title="23496 FNDN_mag_Catalyst_Fall_2017lowres page 5" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1d012227?page=5"> FOUNDING BOARD MEMBERS SPOTLIGHT Virginia Hayter </a> <a title="23496 FNDN_mag_Catalyst_Fall_2017lowres page 6" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1d012227?page=6"> HARPER’S 50TH ANNIVERSARY: TIES RUN DEEP FOR MANY</a> <a title="23496 FNDN_mag_Catalyst_Fall_2017lowres page 7" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1d012227?page=7"> W hen Ricardo returned to civilian life in 1971, </a> <a title="23496 FNDN_mag_Catalyst_Fall_2017lowres page 8" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1d012227?page=8"> A NIGHT TO CELEBRATE On Saturday, September 16, </a> <a title="23496 FNDN_mag_Catalyst_Fall_2017lowres page 9" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1d012227?page=9"> FALL 2017 COMMUNITY CATALYST 9</a> <a title="23496 FNDN_mag_Catalyst_Fall_2017lowres page 10" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1d012227?page=10"> FROM THE DESK OF GEORGEANNA MEHR F</a> <a title="23496 FNDN_mag_Catalyst_Fall_2017lowres page 11" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1d012227?page=11"> MOTOROLA SOLUTIONS FOUNDATION AWARD FOR EXCELLENC</a> <a title="23496 FNDN_mag_Catalyst_Fall_2017lowres page 12" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1d012227?page=12"> HOPE GIVING CIRCLE The HOPE Giving Circle brings </a> <a title="23496 FNDN_mag_Catalyst_Fall_2017lowres page 13" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1d012227?page=13"> National Trends in Women’s Philanthropy The resul</a> <a title="23496 FNDN_mag_Catalyst_Fall_2017lowres page 14" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1d012227?page=14"> THE EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION WELCOMES NEW BOARD MEM</a> <a title="23496 FNDN_mag_Catalyst_Fall_2017lowres page 15" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1d012227?page=15"> EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION 2017-2018 BOARD MEMBERS O</a> <a title="23496 FNDN_mag_Catalyst_Fall_2017lowres page 16" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1d012227?page=16"> 1200 West Algonquin Road Palatine, Illinois 60067</a>